The Network is required by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to track the status of facility operations and patient access to treatment during an emergency. The Network works with Federal, State, and local government agencies to assist with patient safety and ensure dialysis facility are prioritized to open. If dialysis staff or patients require assistance, please contact the Network office at 919-463-4500 or 800-524-7139. 

Reporting Facility Closing/Change in Schedule

Currently there are no facility closures

To Report Facility Status:

If you require assistance with access to dialysis, please contact the Network office at 919-463-4500.

Network Reporting:
    • To Report Facility Emergency Status (Closed, or Altered (Delayed Opening, Early Closure)):
      • North Carolina 
      • South Carolina
      • Georgia

Department of Public Health

REMINDER to Dialysis Providers: You MUST report all interruptions in service to both the Network and to your prospective  state's Department of Public Health.  Please see the Department of Public Health contact information below:

Georgia Department of Public Health
Department of Public Health
2 Peachtree Street, NW
15th Floor
Atlanta, GA, 30303
Main Line: 404-657-2700 |Emergency:866-782-4584 |

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
Department of Health and Human Services
2001 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699
Main Line: 800-662-7030 |Get Ready NC

South Carolina Department of  Health and Environmental Control
Department of Public Health
2600 Bull Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Main Line: 803-898-3432

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IPRO ESRD Network of the South Atlantic
Network 6 (GA, NC, SC)

Shannon Wright,  Executive Director
(919) 463-4500
Toll-Free Patient Line: (800) 524-7139

Patient Dialysis Facility Organization Hotline

American Renal (ARA): 888-880-6867
DaVita: 800-400-8331
Dialysis Clinic Inc (DCI): 866-424-1990
Fresenius Kidney Care: 800-626-1297
U.S. Renal Care/DSI: 877-374-3375


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